Carlos Moreno

Carlos Moreno

Scientific Director of the Lab ''Entrepreneurship Territory Innovation''

Panthéon Sorbonne University-IAE Paris

University Professor and researcher, Carlos Moreno earned international recognition thanks to his major contribution and pioneer concepts, bringing an innovative perspective on urban issues (Human Smart City, 15-Minute City, 30-Minute Territory).

In June 2022, he is leading the launch of the Global Observatory of proximities at the World Urban Forum #WUF11 with UN-Habitat, C40 Cities, UCLG and other partners.


  • Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur (France, 2010)
  • Foresight Medal by the French Academy of Architecture (France, 2019)
  • Obel Award by the Henrik Frode Obel Foundation (Denmark, 2021)
  • Leadership Award, Smart City Expo World Congress (Spain, 2021)
  • European Congress of Local Governments Prize (Poland, 2022)
  • World Pioneer Awards for Building Better Lives », FIABCI (Paris, 2022)
  • International Mobility Award, Empresas por la movilidad sostenible (Madrid, 2022)
  • UN-HABITAT Scroll of Honour Award, UN-HABITAT (Balikesir, 2022)